Hand Sanitizer

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Mike DeNardo
May 27, 2020 - 12:35 pm
A poll of Philadelphia teachers shows more than two-thirds are concerned about a possible return to classes in school buildings before a COVID-19 vaccine is developed. Read more here.
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Masks and hand sanitizer
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KYW Staff
May 19, 2020 - 9:32 pm
It is worth taking a second to show appreciation for how hard the vast majority of people are working to contain this virus by taking common sense steps to reduce spread. Read more here.
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Barbara Beltz, owner of Serendipity in Avalon
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Tim Jimenez
May 09, 2020 - 4:00 am
With an uncertain Memorial Day weekend and summer season ahead, small business owners down the shore are trying to prepare for the unknown. Read more here.
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Lizzy Buczak
April 28, 2020 - 8:13 pm
The FDA wants to prevent people, specifically children, from eating or drinking hand sanitizer by calling on manufacturers to make is taste less appealing and more bitter. Read on for more.
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Justin Udo
April 14, 2020 - 5:52 pm
Philadelphia police officers are getting much-needed protective gear from the Fraternal Order of Police. Read more here.
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Rowan University chemistry professor Jim Grinias and his wife Kaitlin, a chemist at a pharmaceutical company, produced buckets of hand sanitizer that Rowan donated to Cooper Medical School.
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Mike Dougherty
April 04, 2020 - 9:17 am
A Rowan University chemistry professor and his wife killed two birds with one stone this week, by doing something good and temporarily curing boredom. Read more here.
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Andy Siegel with a box N95 filtration masks.
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Cherri Gregg
March 26, 2020 - 8:50 pm
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, some have stepped out to answer the city's call for donations of medical supplies for healthcare workers and families, including the owner of a Philadelphia hardware store and a Philadelphia mom whose daughter underwent two liver transplants. Read more here.
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Hand sanitizer at polls
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Paul Kurtz
March 17, 2020 - 4:23 pm
Voters showed up to perform their civic duty for a special election in Bucks County, but not everyone was thrilled to leave the house during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Chad Butters
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AP News
March 17, 2020 - 10:45 am
A Pennsylvania distillery owner who grew increasingly angry as he saw the skyrocketing price of hand sanitizer has decided to do something about it: He’s temporarily converting his operation into a production line for the suddenly hard-to-find, gooey, alcohol-based disinfectant. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
March 16, 2020 - 11:27 am
Despite Gov. Tom Wolf’s call for people to avoid gathering in public places, a special election for a state House seat in Bucks County is still scheduled for Tuesday. Read more here.
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